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Two long answers disagreeing with each other - how to canonicalize?

Optimally, voting is how the correct answer is recognized. In practice, though, sometimes people vote up answers that are long just because they look thorough. I notice that, in this case, neither ...
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A canonical post on creating Windows To Go drives?

Just write the question and answer There was some lengthy discussion back in January about creating bootable Windows 10 installation media. The first comment by DavidPostill reads: Great idea! ...
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Does a list of canonical questions for Super User exist?

Yes it is. community-faq is where the canonical questions/answers are. In general, for a new canonical question/answer, asking on meta first and getting community feedback is a good idea.
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Canonical question on USB flash drives becoming write-protected

Since I've actually posted the question and answer, I'd like to encourage users with sufficient reputation: Please vote to close (or flag) the duplicates, most of which are in this list. Be sure to ...
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General troubleshooting tips for Excel formulas and VBA

One mechanism that is commonly used is the obvious one — answers to other questions.  Sometimes somebody will ask a question that strikes to the heart of an issue and draws large numbers of high-...
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Do we need a canonical question for creating bootable Windows 10 installation media?

Isn't it unwritten because Microsoft provides a tool exactly for this purpose, for free download?
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Canonical question on PXE/"no bootable device" errors, help us close the duplicates

One idea would be to use a custom SQL query with the SE Data Explorer tool, and the Compose Query option to do the searching part and bring you back a list of links to correlated questions. You ...
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General troubleshooting tips for Excel formulas and VBA

My immediate thought is that this sort of information would be useful to include in the tag wiki for microsoft-excel. In its current state, the tag wiki doesn't include any information that's ...
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